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#1 OLD HOUSEBOATER OFFLINE  

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Posted November 21, 2011 - 08:55 PM

JD1.jpg My pet project - 165 HYDRO

This is a fun tractor. Bought it for $25

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Posted November 21, 2011 - 10:18 PM

Wow $25? You can't buy a decent battery or a tire for that.

I'd say you got a great deal. Thanks for introducing your Deere to us.

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Posted November 21, 2011 - 10:28 PM

as MH81 said WOW - Great find - sure does look good
What problems does it have?
there is a lot of help here to help solve must of your problems
keep us posted how it is going

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Posted November 21, 2011 - 11:08 PM

Had a lot of problems when I got it. Lots of hours.

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Posted November 21, 2011 - 11:14 PM

Had a lot of problems when I got it. Lots of hours.


Is it a working unit now?

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Posted November 22, 2011 - 01:19 AM

Great find!

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Posted November 22, 2011 - 01:24 AM

Runs as new.
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Posted November 22, 2011 - 01:42 AM

You can fix it and sell in the spring and make a profit to buy more vintage garden tractors.

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Posted November 22, 2011 - 06:38 AM

Great Deal ! Around here you would pay $25 for a ripped JD seat :bigrofl:

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Posted November 22, 2011 - 06:52 AM

Very nice looking for $25. Glad it is running good now. Enjoy!

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Posted November 22, 2011 - 08:32 PM

Great deal, those are fine tractors. Never find that here for that price.

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Posted November 22, 2011 - 11:13 PM

i'll take two

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Posted November 23, 2011 - 09:36 AM

Those are great machines! Awesome hydros, great Kawi motors, Excellent buy

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Posted November 24, 2011 - 10:37 AM

john deere 2.jpg This is what it looked like when I bought. Wasn't moveable in the guys yard and he wanted it gone.




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